2019 is sure to take technology and gadgets to a whole new level and make our lives even easier. From cars that drive themselves to voice recognition devices that mean we don’t even have to lift a finger to search anything, it is exciting to think about what this new year will bring. The only downside to some of these gadgets is the higher price tag, which either makes us reach for a loan from Uncle Buck or means that we cannot afford to buy these innovative products. However, we have compiled a list of budget-friendly gadgets for you so there is no need to apply for a loan and help to make your day to day life much easier.
Philips Hue Personal Wireless LED Lighting
If all your lights are dotted around the house and you want to turn them all on or alternatively off, it can be a long time-consuming task. However, with the Philips Hue personal wireless LED lighting, you can avoid this tedious walk around the house. Alter the lighting and control the lights in your house from your phone, so you don’t have to get up.
These lights come in at £30, however, if you have a smaller budget then you can opt for the wireless Flic button (£20), which you can stick next to your sofa, bed or front door, so you can alter your lights from wherever you are in the house.
The Mocoro Robot Cleaning Ball
Do you hate dusting? Do you really struggle to reach the dust in some places? If these apply to you then we suggest that you buy the Mocoro Robot Cleaning Ball. This device moves independently and when it comes across an obstacle it will change direction without your assistance. Powered by batteries, this small, pink ball comes in at only £30, which is a real steal if you hate cleaning.
Xbox Wireless Adapter
For those gaming fanatics out there, we suggest that you purchase at the Xbox wireless adapter. This very affordable USB dongle plugs into your computer and allows you to use your wireless controller on either your desktop or laptop. Up to eight wireless controllers can be connected at one time thanks to the dongle, so you and your friends can play for hours. The price for this dongle varies from £13.99 to £24.99 depending on where you decide to buy it from, so take your time to find the best deal on it.
Amazon Echo Dot
Have you always dreamt of having an Alexa, but could never warrant spending that much money? Well, now you can basically have a mini Alexa at a much more affordable price. This smaller device works well with Bluetooth speakers, and once you have set it up, you can talk to Alexa to find out the weather, the latest news, alter the room’s lights and more! The best thing about the Amazon Echo Dot, however, is the price! From just £29.99 at Littlewoods, you will not be breaking the budget and have a worthwhile gadget.
Hopefully, these products have shown you that you don’t have to spend a fortune in order to have exciting gadgets that make your day to day life easier. Make a realistic budget when you decide to buy a new gadget and try to stick to it as much as you can. Take time looking for the best deal, so you can get the technology to make your life easier at a price that you can afford.